'Shivaay' poster: Complaint filed against Ajay Devgn for hurting religious sentiments

May 26, 2016, 11:44 IST | mid-day online correspondent

A complaint has been filed against Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn in connection with the poster of his upcoming film 'Shivaay' for allegedly hurting Hindu community's sentiments.

The complaint has been filed in Delhi's Tilak Nagar police station.

'Shivaay' poster. Pic/Ajay Devgn's Twitter account
'Shivaay' poster. Pic/Ajay Devgn's Twitter account

The complainant has alleged that the poster of the movie shows Devgn climbing Lord Shiva's figure with shoes on, which hurts the sentiments of people having faith in Lord Shiva and Hinduism.

The poster in question was released on May 22 and it depicts Ajay holding a 'trishul' (Lord Shiva's weapon) made of ice.

The actor had shared the blue-tinted poster on Twitter.

'Shivaay' will hit the theatres on October 28, 2016.

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